Keeping Southern California listeners informed about the news and activities in San Diego County is important to KNX and who better to report the facts and figures than someone who lives there. In this case it’s Tom Reopelle, our San Diego News Bureau reporter. Mr. Reopelle has spent the majority of his life in San Diego, attending schools in National City and graduating from Sweetwater High School He also attended San Diego State University where he majored in broadcasting and journalism. Over the years Tom has worked for several stations in that city, including KSDO, KOGO and XTRA. In 1990 he began his association with KNX. For his on-air work Reopelle has received recognition from the Los Angeles and San Diego Press Clubs, as well as the Radio and Television News Association of Southern California. In his spare time he likes sports, travel, and spending time with friends.
A naked body that washed ashore a Southern California beach is believed to be that of a missing surfer who was likely attacked by a shark after drowning, officials said Thursday.
A 7-year-old autistic boy was back home with his mother on Friday after being taken to Mexico City by his father in a custody battle.
A state lawmaker from the Southland on Friday urged the governor of California to help slow the sharp rise in gas prices statewide.
A 15-year old Southland boy was dead Wednesday after what police are calling a freak accident he suffered while playing an increasingly popular “pass out” game.
Water officials in San Diego County are one step closer to providing the public with drinking water from the ocean.
The beachfront home where former NFL linebacker Junior Seau killed himself is on the market for nearly $2.3 million.
CBS2 has confirmed that the suspect in Friday morning’s shooting massacre at an Aurora, Colo., movie theater graduated from UC Riverside.
A group of junior high and high school science students on Friday pleaded for whomever is responsible for stealing a student-built basketball-shooting robot to return it.
Family members of Southland native Kevin Iraniha were angry when he learned he would have to cross back the U.S. border by foot because of his flight status.
A crew of apparently hungry burglary suspects were facing charges on Friday after they allegedly stole snacks and other property from a Little League snack bar.
Killer whale trainers may be out of the water for good at SeaWorld after a judge ruled the park must protect its employees from any future accidents.
A former Southland congressman and Navy veteran wants his right to bear arms reinstated when his time in federal prison is over.
The Hispanic population in California is likely to surpass the number of whites in the state sometime next year, according to new analysis of census data.
A third suspect has been arraigned in the investigation into the murder of a Marine wife whose body was found dumped in Riverside County.
Efforts to recover the body of a missing Southland hiker were on hold Wednesday after a tragic discovery.